STEP is a community of more than 21,000 practitioners, forming an information network enabling the sharing and exchange of knowledge and ideas. Within the wider STEP community, we have several specialist communities, including seven Special Interest Groups and an Academic Community. You can also get involved with members online through our topic-based forums and social media platforms.

Special Interest Groups

Special Interest Groups facilitate professional development and networking in focused practice areas.

Academic Community

An inclusive community of academics and practitioners contributing to the broad education functions of STEP.


Trusts Discussion, Contentious Trusts, Latin America, and North America forums enable discussion and exchange of information.

The STEP Blog

Quickly catch up with news and views from STEP members and staff.


STEP on Social Media

STEP currently has a presence on Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Facebook

Member News

The latest news and developments from across the STEP world.

60 Second Interviews

A series of interviews with senior members and industry figures.

Global SIG Steering Committee Elections
The steering committees of our various SIGs are now accepting applications to fill a number of vacancies on each of the steering committees. Global applications are welcomed. View the schedule and apply.